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Xiang Shan Ja Buffet

600 shoemaker ave, Route 61, Shoemakersville, PA
(610) 562-5828
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Cuisines: Chinese
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English first
Pine Grove, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Shut down. Property was bought by a cabal of investors from overseas, watch out. Left in disrepair, bad food last time I was there, new owners don't care.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2012 via mobile

Overpriced buffet, food was nowhere near fresh, and place wasn't the cleanest.

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Reading PA
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2012

My wife and I went into this buffet at the end of lunch. When they started dinner they put "dinner only" tags on the food to let us know what we couldn't eat. Almost everything was now "dinner only", even the noodles. What was ok for lunch 10 minutes ago was now not allowed to be eaten unless you paid... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2011

Had a late lunch here (walked in at 2:45 PM). The place looked clean and neat, so we thought we would try it out. We thought it was new, but learned that this is the same establishment that was in Shoemakersville, now moved into the new Walmart Plaza next to Cabelas. Back to the food......on first glance, it looked OK.... More 

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Shoemakersville, Pennsylvania
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51 reviews 51 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2011

This restaurant moved from a tiny location where the limited buffet was 6.95 to 9.95 on weekends. The food was hit or miss. Nothing like authentic city chinese food, but the same cut-and-paste entrees most buffets have . But here there'd be only one kind of rice, some entrees/sides would go empty for the duration, and any battered meat (almost... More 

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Additional Information about Xiang Shan Ja Buffet

Address: 600 shoemaker ave, Route 61, Shoemakersville, PA
Phone Number: (610) 562-5828
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Shoemakersville
Cuisine: Chinese

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